Staff of hair loss ( ( )
Item Type Melee weapon
Artifact? No
Weight 40s
Danger Level 1
Material Wood

Staff of hair loss is a melee weapon and one of the Magic staves. When zapped, it causes non-bald PCs to become bald; this has around a 20% chance to increase Appearance by 1, but otherwise it reduces Appearance by 3.

It has typical stats of (+0, 1d10). As with all of the magic staves, it can be generated with prefixes and suffixes.

Blessed Uncursed Cursed
Base recharge time
125 500 1000


Staves of hair loss are mostly useless. Their quick recharge time is marginally useful in conjunction with the Mana battery corruption.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be found in the same ways as any generic loot.

Greater Identify information[]

-------------------- uncursed staff of hair loss (+0, 1d10) ------------------

When used in melee combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d10 points of damage.
When used in ranged combat it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d4 points of damage.

It on average recharges in 62-500 turns (depending on other factors).